Tower Erectors…and Marijuana?

Webinar will be held June 9 at 11 a.m.
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WATERTOWN, S.D.�The National Association of Tower Erectors will present a�webinar�examining marijuana laws and recent changes in some state laws that could affect employers and employees.�

The webinar will be conducted by Edwin G. Foulke Jr., a partner at Fisher & Phillips and a former assistant secretary of labor for OSHA, June 9 at 11 a.m. (EST).�

Some states have decriminalized possession and/or use of marijuana; however, it remains a crime at the federal level. What are an employer�s responsibilities and options? Foulke will explore how this affects drug testing and workplace safety, among other questions.�

In addition, he will touch on e-cigarette usage and how "vaping" is covered within workplace smoking policies. Recently some have claimed that e-cigarette smoking is not the same as cigarette smoking.�